Blues singer and guitarist known for award-winning albums like Let Life Flow and songs like "Hooked On Your Love." He was inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame in 2011.
He grew up in Baton Rouge and first learned to play the harmonica before picking up a guitar.
He won acclaim for his performance in the Broadway musical Mule Bone in 1991.
He has children named Syreeta, Micah and Kenny. His father is renowned blues harmonica player Raful Neal.
He learned from blues guitarist Buddy Guy, who was a friend of his family.